Didius Julianus

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Didius Julianus
20t Emperor o the Roman Empire
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Coin of Didius Julianus
Ring28 Mairch – 1 Juin 193
PredecessorPertinax
SuccessorSeptimius Severus
Born30 Januar 133 (Dio)/
2 Februar 137 (SHA)
Milan, Italy
Dee'd1 Juin 193 (aged 56 or 60)
Roum
SpouseManlia Scantilla
IssueDidia Clara
Full name
Marcus Didius Severus Julianus
(frae birth tae accession);
Caesar Marcus Didius Severus Julianus Augustus (as emperor)
DynastyNone
FaitherQuintus Petronius Didius Severus
MitherAemilia Clara

Didius Julianus (Laitin: Marcus Didius Severus Julianus Augustus;[1] 30 Januar 133 or 2 Februar 137 – 1 Juin 193), wis Roman Emperor for nine weeks during the year 193.

Julianus ascendit the throne efter buyin it frae the Praetorian Guard, who haed assassinatit his predecessor Pertinax. This led tae the Roman Ceevil War o 193–197. Julianus wis oostit an sentenced tae daith bi his successor, Septimius Severus.

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  1. In Clessical Laitin, Julianus' name would be inscribed as MARCVS DIDIVS IVLIANVS AVGVSTVS.